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Table 5 Type of wastage for Liquid vaccines

From: Vaccine wastage in The Gambia: a prospective observational study

Vaccine hf Number of doses (Actual numbers) Type of vaccine wastage (Percentagesa)
Received Opened Immunised Total wasted Expiry VVM breakage Missing Unused Other
MDVP
 Hep B C01 2000 1935 2186 116 0 1.7 12.1 86.2 0 0
F01 130 260 246 2 0 100 0 0 0 0
L01 600 610 563 11 0 90.9 0 0 0 9.1
N01 410 490 476 9 0 0 0 0 0 100
 bOPV C01 15,600 12,520 11,493 417 0 0 0 73.6 0 26.4
F01 1860 1700 1466 58 0 0 0 25.9 0 74.1
L01 4180 3940 3534 365 0 0 0 53.4 0 46.6
N01 3740 2620 2378 57 0 35.1 0 0 0 64.9
 Penta C01 6210 6307 7049 12 0 0 83.3 0 0 16.7
F01 890 680 738 160 100 0 0 0 0 0
L01 2170 1920 1967 2 0 0 0 50 0 50
N01 1500 1480 1600 1 0 0 0 0 0 100
 IPV C01 2430 2030 2199 34 0 0 0 88.2 0 11.8
F01 270 280 263 35 5.7 0 0 0 94.3 0
L01 770 710 683 46 0 2.2 0 0 97.8 0
N01 500 550 543 28 0 0 0 0 71.4 28.6
 DPT C01 2180 2050 2310 20 0 0 0 100 0 0
F01 270 240 250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
L01 910 830 826 5 0 0 0 100 0 0
N01 300 270 238 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 TT C01 3540 1890 1780 11 0 0 90.9 0 0 9.1
F01 200 200 198 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
L01 760 680 621 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
N01 1500 420 457 80 0 0 0 100 0 0
MDVP NAa
 PCV13 C01 5199 5976 5975 1 0 0 0 0 0 100
F01 840 796 796 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
L01 2061 1968 1968 4 0 0 0 100 0 0
N01 1550 1608 1607 1 0 0 0 0 0 100
N01 3740 2620 2378 57 0 35.1 0 0 0 64.9
 Rotavirus C01 8520 7034 7041 762 99.7 0 0 0 0 0.3
F01 894 776 775 70 98.6 0 0 0 0 1.4
L01 2063 1933 1897 77 87.0 0 0 13.0 0 0
N01 1751 1672 1666 202 97.5 0 0 2.5 0 0
  1. tOPV switched to bOPV from mid-April, IPV introduced in Apr 2016 during the study, initially 10 dose without VVM, replaced with a 10-dose vial with VMM, others include spillage, breakage of vaccine diluent etc. hf health facility, apercentage = (number doses wasted in each category/total wasted for that vaccine)X 100, MDVP multi-dose vial policy, NA not applicable